• Format/Object name:

    Cradleboard

  • Date created:

    circa 1850

  • Artists/Makers:

    Peter Jim Anishinaba (Peter Jim Ashinaba), Potawatomi

  • Place:

    Blackwell, Forest County Potawatomi Reservation; Forest County; Wisconsin; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, hide thong/babiche, brass bell/bells, silk ribbon

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of David T. Vernon (1900-1973). Received by MAI in 1968 via an exchange with the Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (a foundation backed by the Rockefeller family), which purchased Vernon's entire collection before 1968.

  • Dimensions:

    67.00 x 37.00 x 33.00 cm

  • Catalog number:

    24/1973

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